- Edit Sent Messages
Telegram allows you to edit messages that have already been sent. To achieve the same you will need to select the sent message you want to edit and tap on the “Edit (pen)” icon at the top. The app will show you an “Edited” label after you have made the changes. It is important to note that you can only edit messages up to 48 hours after sending them.
- Silent Messages
In case the user who you want to message is busy but you still want to send them a message without disturbing them you can do so by using the silent messages feature. When sending messages using this feature, the messages will be sent without making a sound or vibration even if the recipient has not turned on the ‘Do not disturb mode. To use this feature, type your message and then tap and hold the “send” button. You can then choose “Send without sound” and you are done.
- Schedule Messages
You can schedule your messages on Telegram. You can schedule a message just by pressing and holding the “send” button. Here, choose “Schedule message” and pick the date and time. The message will be sent at your preferred time
- Self-destruct Media in Normal Chats
The app allows you to choose a specific time for media to Self-destruct. The feature was earlier limited to the separate “Secret Chat” option only. However, with the recent update, now you can self-destruct media like photos and videos on normal chats too. To achieve the same select a photo or video and then tap on the “timer” button. You can then choose the time after which the media will be deleted automatically.
These are not all the Telegram tips and tricks that are available.